Kvitbjørn in LNG First

Kvitbjørn in LNG First

Nor Lines’ 5,000 dwt short sea cargo vessel Kvitbjørn has made history by becoming the world’s first vessel to ...

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Shipping Associations Tackle Cyber Security Threats

Shipping Associations Tackle Cyber Security Threats

The Round Table of international shipping associations (RT) comprising BIMCO, ICS, Intercargo and INTERTANKO ...

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Aker Arctic Joins Novy Port Project

Aker Arctic Joins Novy Port Project

Finland’s engineering company Aker Arctic has signed a cooperation agreement with the South Korean ...

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Aquarius Marine Solar Power Gets Class Approval

Aquarius Marine Solar Power Gets Class Approval

Eco Marine Power (EMP) has received acceptance from Japan’s classification society ClassNK for its Aquarius ...

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Interview: Ferry Industry Rules Lack Practicality

New Eco and Safety Rules Lack Practicality

Originally formed back in 1976 as the International Marine Transit Association in order to provide the ferry ...

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Vanuatu Interisland Shipping Project Gets Financial Boost

Vanuatu Gets Funding for Port Upgrades

Manila-based Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Governments of New Zealand and Vanuatu, have provided additional ...

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Konecranes Snatches Two Port Crane Contracts

Konecranes Snatches Two Port Crane Contracts

A Finnish manufacturer of cranes and lifting equipment Konecranes received orders from Indonesia’s port ...

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IMO Starts Ship Recycling Project in Bangladesh

IMO Starts Ship Recycling Project in Bangladesh

The International Maritime Organisation (IMO) and the government of Bangladesh launched a new project entitled ...

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CHEC Bags USD 600 Million Ghana Port Deal

Chinese Company Bags USD 600 Million Ghana Port Deal

China Harbour Engineering Company (CHEC), an engineering contractor and a subsidiary of China Communications ...

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Azerbaijan Caspian Shipping to Install ECDIS on 28 Ships

Azerbaijan Caspian Shipping to Install ECDIS on 28 Ships

The UK developer and supplier of ECDIS, maritime training simulators and electronic charts PC Maritime has won a ...

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Rolls-Royce Thrusters to Propel Five Norwegian Ferries

Rolls-Royce Thrusters to Propel Five Norwegian Ferries

Rolls-Royce has signed a GBP 5.5 million contract with Bastø-Fosen and Fjord 1 in Norway for azimuth propulsion ...

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Alfa Laval to Use DSME’s Patents on Fuel Gas Supply Systems

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Alfa Laval has entered into a patent licence agreement with Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering (DSME) for ...

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Wärtsilä Chosen to Look After Golar LNG Fleet

Wärtsilä Chosen to Look After Golar LNG Fleet

Finnish engineering company Wärtsilä has signed a 5-year Technical Management Agreement with Golar Management Oslo ...

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Enterprise Ups LPG Storage Capacity at Houston Channel

Enterprise Ups LPG Storage Capacity at Houston Channel

A Houston-based midstream energy services provider Enterprise Products Partners has completed the expansion of its ...

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Finnish Research Vessel to Run on Bio-Oil

Finnish Research Vessel to Run on Bio-Oil

Finnish Environment Institute (SYKE) will start using bio-oil made from food industry by-products to power ...

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Indonesia Bins Cilamaya Port Project

Indonesia Bins Cilamaya Port Project

The Indonesian government has crossed out the project to build Cilamaya port in Karawang district, West Java ...

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Grimaldi Continues with Retrofits

Grimaldi Retrofits Five More

Italy’s Grimaldi Group has returned to Rolls-Royce with an order for five more Promas Lite upgrades seven ...

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Cargotec-Carlyle China Joint Venture Over

Cargotec-Carlyle China Joint Venture Over

Finnish cargo-handling machinery maker Cargotec has become a sole owner of China Crane Investment Holdings Limited ...

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100 Maersk Line Boxships Going Paperless

100 Maersk Line Boxships Going Paperless

Danish container shipping company Maersk Line has selected Transas Marine for ECDIS implementation, and will ...

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Rotterdam to Get LNG Break Bulk Facility

Rotterdam to Get LNG Break Bulk Facility

Gate terminal, the first liquefied natural gas (LNG) import terminal in the Netherlands, has started ...

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Readers’ Picks of the Week (23rd -27th of March)

Readers’ Picks

Maersk Line Orders Seven Containerships Maersk Line signed a new building order today with COSCO Shipyard Co., Ltd ...

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Cyber Attacks on Ships, Offshore Structures Growing Threat

DNV GL - Maritime CEO Tor E. Svensen

As ships and offshore structures become increasingly dependent on programmable control systems at the same time ...

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Rolls-Royce to Power World’s First Seabed Mining Vessel

An artist impression: World’s First Seabed Mining Vessel

Rolls-Royce has secured a deal to supply six of its new B33:45 mediumspeed diesel generator sets to China’s Fuijan ...

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USCG Authorizes KR to Perform BWM Tests

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Korean Register (KR), an IACS member classification society, has been accepted by the United States Coast Guard ...

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Drewry: Revolution in Container Handling Needed

Revolution in Container Handling Needed

A revolution in container handling is required, the port industry equivalent of the “double-decker jetway”.

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DNV GL Looks into Hull and Propeller Performance

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DNV GL launches an advanced hull and propeller performance analytics module.

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Interview: Alfa Laval Scrubber Sales Forge Ahead

Gdansk Shiprepair Yard "REMONTOWA" S.A.

Swedish engineering group Alfa Laval has seen a steady growth in the orders of their marine exhaust gas cleaning ...

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